ProAg Field Days 2018 preparation underway for November

COMING IN NOVEMBER: PROAG, supported by BCU: Friday and Saturday, November 2 and 3

ProAg preparations for 2018 get underway.

ProAg preparations for 2018 get underway.

Preparation for the return of the NSW Mid North Coast’s premier rural lifestyle ProAg field days are underway with the announcement of this year's dates in early November.

The event is back again this year showcasing hundreds of diverse exhibitors, thousands of agricultural products and services, food and produce, livestock, entertainment and family activities over two big days from November 2 at Macksville Showground, 111 Rodeo Dr, North Macksville.

Admission and parking are free, with the visitor car park open from 8:30am each day of the event.

Fairfax Rural Events (FRE) took over management of the well-known ProAg Field Days at Macksville last year.

Group Manager of Fairfax Rural Events, Ms Kate Nugent said that over the past decade ProAg had become an institution on the Mid North NSW coast.

“Last year saw the return of big crowds, strong exhibitor numbers and resounding sales results” Kate said.

  • WHAT: ProAg Field Days
  • WHEN: 9am to 4pm daily, Friday and Saturday, November 2 and 3
  • WHERE: Macksville Showground
  • HOW MUCH: Free admission and free parking

“Fairfax Rural Events has injected a wealth of experience and event expertise into this event, and through its already wide and well established relationships, the inquiry into ProAg 2018 is overwhelmingly positive and gaining momentum.”

ProAg is a signature event for Macksville and the agricultural landscape across the Nambucca Valley and throughout the NSW Mid North Coast. Ms Nugent stated Fairfax Rural Events is excited and committed to working in partnership with the town and region to deliver a successful sales primary industry event.

She said the response from both exhibitors and visitors alike was supportive and encouraging with an exciting cross section of agri and lifestyle products and services keen to return this year.

Fairfax Rural Events is Australia’s biggest, and among the most highly experienced field day organisers, having run the giant Commonwealth Bank AgQuip field days in Gunnedah since 1995 and CRT FarmFest in Toowoomba since 2005. They are also involved in staging and running field days and exhibition events all over Australia and New Zealand.

To get involved in ProAg 2018, contact the organisers at Fairfax Rural Events on 02 6768 5800, email